December 2017 Events in and around New Bern

1st – Dec 24th: Beary Merry Christmas throughout Downtown New Bern. Visit BearyMerryChristmas.com for detailed event information.

1st – 3rd: A Christmas Carol., Fri – Sat: 8:00pm; Sun: 3:00pm at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by RiverTowne Players. Call 252-633-3318.

2nd: Breakfast with Santa presented by Carolina East Foundation at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 252-633-8247.

2nd: Christmas Parade in Downtown New Bern. Presented by the Craven County Jaycees. Call 252-636-0303.

2nd: 33rd Annual Coastal Christmas Flotilla, 4:30pm -7:30pm. at Union Point Park. Presented by New Bern Parks and Recreation. Call 252-639-2902.

5th: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

7th: Jingle Bell Trot, 6:00pm – 8:00pm at 3712 Canterbury Rd. Presented by AH Bangert Elementary School. Call 252-514-6415.

8th: ArtWalk throughout Downtown New Bern, 5:00pm – 8:00pm, presented by the Craven Arts Council at the Bank of the Arts. 252-638-2577.

8th: ARTcrawl presented by the Greater Good Gallery, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at the Isaac Taylor House and Gardens, and numerous locations in Downtown New Bern.

8th – 10th: A Christmas Carol., Fri – Sat: 8:00pm; Sun: 3:00pm at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by RiverTowne Players. Call 252-633-3318.

9th: Craven Smart Start’s Holiday Hustle, 8:15am at Union Point Park. Call 252-902-9712.

9th: 19th Annual “The Holly and The Ivy” Holiday Homes Tour, 10:30am – 3:30pm in Historic Downtown New Bern. Presented by the New Bern Woman’s Club. Tickets call 252-638-2577.

9th: Candlelight Christmas Celebration (Night One), 4:30pm – 9:30pm at Tryon Palace’s, historic grounds, Commission House, Stanly House, and Dixon House. Call 800-767-1560.

10th: Sledding Shopping Sunday, 1:00pm – 4:00pm on Craven St.

13th: North Carolina Symphony “Holiday Pops”, 7:00pm at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 919-733-2750.

15th: Lunch and Learn, 12:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

15th – 16th: Home and Holiday Gift Show, Fri: 12:00pm – 6:00pm; Sat: 9:00am – 4:00pm at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 970-590-0383.

15th – 16th: A Christmas Carol., 8:00pm at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by RiverTowne Players. Call 252-633-3318.

16th: Wreaths across America at New Bern National Cemetery.

16th: 19th Annual Cookie Walk, 10:00am – 1:00pm at 311 Middle St. Presented by Christ Episcopal Church. Call 252-633-2109.

16th: Candlelight Christmas Celebration (Night Two), 4:30pm – 9:30pm at Tryon Palace’s, historic grounds, Commission House, Stanly House, and Dixon House. Call 800-767-1560.

21st: Behind the Scenes: Conservation Lab, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.